Voluntary Service Overseas Job Vacancy: Education Programme Manager - Yangon, Myanmar

Education Programme Manager, Myanmar

Location: Myanmar Country Office in Yangon with regular (up to 30%) field trips to Programme focus areas and to Naypyitaw. Occasional international trips are also envisaged. Some weekend and evening work will be expected depending on when key meetings and events are happening (time off in lieu of hours worked will be available for additional hours)

Contract type: Permanent

Salary & Benefits: Competitive salary and benefits 

Closing date: 5:00 pm (Myanmar time) on October 9th, 2016

Interview date: applications will be reviewed while received and interviews might start before the closing date

Introduction to VSO
VSO is the world’s leading independent international development organization that works through skilled volunteers to fight poverty. Specializing in long-term capacity development, we place skilled and experienced volunteers with partner organizations to transfer technical expertise, share learning and build networks. Through our volunteers, we harness the talents, enthusiasm and skills of ordinary people to bring about lasting change. 

The Myanmar VSO Education programme involves active engagement with and support to the government education sector as well as civil society, and education provision to disadvantaged children.

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VSO is committed to a policy of equal opportunities, and seeks to have a diverse workforce.

Applications are welcome from people of all origins, ethnicities, religions, gender, age, sexuality and disability. Every application will be reviewed against the above requirements with the position only.

Due to a high volume of applications, only short listed candidates will be contacted